Greek mythology

Before Greek travel, if you know about Greek mythology a little, you are able to enjoy more! Though they're gods, they're humane.


Zeus is the "Father of Gods and men". He is the god of sky and thunder in Greek mythology. Zeus is the child of Cronus and Rhea.


Hera is the wife and sister of Zeus. She is a jealous person. But she is the goddess of Marriage.


Athena is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, strategic war, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill in ancient Greek religion and mythology.


Arthemis is the Hellenic goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, childbirth, virginity and protector of young girls, bringing and relieving disease in women; she often was depicted as a huntress carrying a bow and arrows.


Dionysus is the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness, fertility, theatre and religious ecstasy in Greek mythology.


Aphrodite is the Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. Her Roman equivalent is the goddess Venus. She is identified with the planet Venus.

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